Parting Company in New Territory: A Look at Same-Sex Divorce Maryland

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Weddings are full of possibilities and hope for the future. For many same-sex couples, weddings are more than that. They are a recognition of their family unit by the state of Maryland, bounded by the legal rights and privileges afforded heterosexual couples for generations. But what happens when hope fades and the time comes to go your separate ways? Considering … Read More

Divorce: Battling it Out Across State Lines

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Sometimes one of the best ways to get a fresh start is to leave your spouse in another state and move. But picking up and starting over may be easier said than done when it comes to filing for and being granted a divorce. If you live in Maryland and your spouse lives in another state, there are a few … Read More

Understanding Juvenile Law

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What is Juvenile Law? In Maryland, the Juvenile Court system handles cases involving youths who are under the age of 18. In some instances, jurisdiction can stay with the Juvenile Court even after a child turns 18. In Maryland, Juvenile Court addresses different types of cases. Cases fall primarily within the following three categories: Delinquency, Children in Need of Assistance … Read More